Sweden had a new royal baby this morning. Princess Madeleine has given birth to a healthy daughter, her third child with husband Chris O'Neill. Mum and baby are doing well and Sweden has a new princess.
The baby, who is tenth in line to the throne, was born at 00:41 on March 9th 2018 at Danderyd Hospital. The Swedish Royal Marshall made the announcement at breakfast time adding that the baby weighed 3.64 kilos and measured 50 centimetres.
Princess Madeleine married Chris O'Neill in June 2013 and they welcomed their first daughter, Leonore, while living in New York in February 2014. Their son, Nicolas, was born in June 2015 in Stockholm. The family lives in London but came back to Sweden for the arrival of baby number three. The newest princess in Sweden is tenth in line to the throne behind her mother and older siblings.